It appears that you are indicating that the control is locked on the console of the dishwasher. To unlock the dishwasher control panel, press and hold the NO HEAT DRY button for 4 deliberate seconds and the LOCK ON light should turn off. The control should then work normally.
How to Turn Off the Lock Mode on Kenmore Dishwashers. Press the “Heated Dry” or “Air Dry” button on the control panel for four seconds until the Lock button lights up with a solid light. Note that any button that you press while the machine is in Lock mode flashes four times. Release the Lock mode by pressing the ” .
Open and close the door so that it’s ready to sense the keypad then press … Forgot one important thing, this is for a Kenmore Elite Dishwasher.
Can you explain what you mean by your dishwasher being “locked”? … of the TUB (not the door itself) and can be seen if you open the door.
That actually isn’t the model number of the dishwasher. … on a sticker around the frame of the tub and can be seen if you open the door. … OK so just to the left of the start button there should be a control lock button or a .
This is just a safety feature that allows you to lock the dishwasher to stop …. not lock the door, so child can open door while running and thereby .